Archive for October, 2012

For Sale

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 8:55 am

Four 9 week old, apr registered, male Chihuahuas, $75 each

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Washington Wins Big Over Ft. Madison

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 8:30 am

The Washington Demons continue to score with their explosive offense, winning 56-6 against Ft. Madison, and leading 42-0 at half.

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MP Pounds Falcons

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 8:29 am

A team’s character isn’t measured by a loss, but how they respond to it.

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Columbus Falls to Mediapolis

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 8:28 am

Columbus was the latest team to face Mediapolis, and face the same fate as all of the other teams, losing the game 55-14.

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WACO Shutout New London

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 8:28 am

WACO came out with the shutout last night over New London 61-0.

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October 13, 2012

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 8:06 am

Birthday winner — Stacy Burke of Washington

Possible Severe Weather Could be Seen Today

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:31 am

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Severe weather is expected in the area today. 

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Drivers License Test Preparation Getting Easier for Certain Cell Phone Users

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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Users of certain cell phones now have a way to practice for getting a driver’s license in Iowa.  

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Voter Pre-Registration Deadline Is Approaching

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:28 am

Reminders are being given about the upcoming election.  

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Kalona Meeting on FEMA Mapping Addresses Concerns

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:26 am

Last weeks meeting regarding the FEMA mapping in Kalona drew in a number of concerned citizens.

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Award Nominations Being Sought

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Nominations are being accepted for soybean farmers who have showed commitment and leadership in agriculture.  

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Annual CROP Hunger Walk Tomorrow

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:23 am

Washington and many communities across the country are coming together tomorrow to raise money for worldwide hunger projects.  

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Columbus Junction’s Columbus Day

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:22 am

Columbus Junction is holding their Columbus Day celebration today.

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Annual Halloween Hike Tonight

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:22 am

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An annual event that draws many children each year is happening tonight.  

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IMS Holding Second Annual Hay Ride

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 6:21 am

After last year’s success, Iowa Mennonite School will be holding another Hay Ride this year.

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Pleasantview Benefit

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 12:50 am

Title: Pleasantview Benefit
Description: The Pleasantview Benefit Sale will be held Friday, November 9th and Saturday, November 10th at iowa Mennonite School in Kalona.
Start Date: 2012-11-09
End Date: 2012-11-10

Washington Public Library Voodootown Reading

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 12:50 am

Title: Washington Public Library Voodootown Reading
Description: The Washington Public Library is hosting a reading of Voodootown by local author Bruce Elgin on Thursday at 7pm. Illustrator Doug Vander-Hoek will also make an appearance. Everyone is welcome.
Date: 2012-10-18

Holy Trinity Parish Harvest Dinner

Posted: Saturday, October 13th, 2012 at 12:49 am

Title: Holy Trinity Parish Harvest Dinner
Description: Holy Trinity Parishes’ Harvest Dinner is being held Sunday, November 4th from 11am to 2pm at St Mary’s Parish Center in Keota. The meal will include turkey, ham, dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy and more. A raffle will be held throughout the afternoon. Tickets can be purchased at the door. Call Donita at 641-660-4728 or Jenny at 641-777-1024 with questions.
Date: 2012-11-04

Friday Night Football Scores

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 11:40 pm

Taking a look at last night’s local football scores:

Washington__56__ Ft. Madison__6__

Mid-Prairie__49__ West Burlington/NotreDame __0__

West Liberty __31__ Monticello__6__

Louisa-Muscatine __66__ Central Lee __14__

Mediapolis__55__ Columbus Junction__14__

Lisbon __35__ Highland __7__

Lone Tree __68__ Danville__14__

WMU__38__ VanBuren __16__

Sigourney-Keota__58__ Cardinal__7__

Gary “Ed” Schauf

Posted: Friday, October 12th, 2012 at 8:09 pm

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Memorial Services for 63 year old Gary “Ed” Schauf of Marietta, South Carolina formerly of Wellman will be held at 2:00 Wednesday at the Powell Funeral Home in Wellman.

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